Educational Performances

Take a field trip to experience a live, professional ballet performance tailored just for students. Students will visit the Patricia McBride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance, Belk Theater or Knight Theater in uptown Charlotte for a daytime educational version of a main-stage contemporary or storybook ballet production. Teachers will receive a complimentary online multimedia study guide to engage students prior to attending the performance and students have the opportunity to ask the professional dancers questions during a live Q&A.

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Sleeping Beauty

March 15, 2017, 10 AM/Knight Theater

Tickets are sold out!

Appropriate for Grades K-12

Sleeping Beauty’s timeless tale of the beautiful Princess Aurora, a dashing prince and the triumph of good over evil has delighted audiences for years. Artistic Director and Choreographer Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux is joined by Associate Artistic Director Patricia McBride to stage this opulent production, with gorgeous sets and costumes and a cast of fanciful characters. Join us in Sleeping Beauty’s enchanted kingdom, as this beloved childhood story leaves you feeling happily ever after.

Program addresses: NC Essential Standards in Dance, Music, Science and Technology. Additionally, this program addresses Common Core Standards in English Language Arts and Math.

Cost: $10 per person, $7 for CMS Title I schools. Please contact Katelyn Pounds to join the wait list.